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Encyclopedia > Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds cover
Studio album by Jeff Wayne
Released 1978
Recorded May 1976–July 1977
Genre Progressive Rock
Length 94:54
Label Columbia Records
Producer Jeff Wayne
Professional reviews
Jeff Wayne chronology
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds
(1978)
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of Spartacus
(1992)

Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds was a 1978 concept album by Jeff Wayne and others, retelling the story of The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells. Alien tripod illustration from the 1906 French edition of H.G. Wells The War of the Worlds. ... Album cover for Jeff Waynes The War of the Worlds (musical) album. ... A studio album is a collection of studio-recorded tracks by a recording artist. ... Jeffrey Jeff Wayne is a musician mostly known for his musical version of H. G. Wells The War of the Worlds. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For the Swedish political music movement, see progg. ... In the music industry, a record label can be a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... Columbia Records is the oldest brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888, and was the first record company to produce pre-recorded records as opposed to blank cylinders. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, organizing and scheduling production budget and resources, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. ... Jeffrey Jeff Wayne is a musician mostly known for his musical version of H. G. Wells The War of the Worlds. ... The All Music Guide (AMG) is a metadata database about music, owned by All Media Guide. ... Image File history File links 4_stars. ... Jeffrey Jeff Wayne is a musician mostly known for his musical version of H. G. Wells The War of the Worlds. ... Jeff Waynes Musical Version of Spartacus was a 1992 concept album by Jeff Wayne and others, telling the story of Roman gladiator, Spartacus. ... In popular music, a concept album is an album which is unified by a theme, which can be instrumental, compositional, narrative, or lyrical (Shuker 2002, p. ... Jeffrey Jeff Wayne is a musician mostly known for his musical version of H. G. Wells The War of the Worlds. ... The War of the Worlds (1898), by H. G. Wells, is an early science fiction novel which describes an invasion of England by aliens from Mars. ... Herbert George Wells (September 21, 1866 – August 13, 1946), better known as H. G. Wells, was an English writer best known for such science fiction novels as The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, The First Men in the Moon and The Island of Doctor Moreau. ...

Contents

About the album

The War of the Worlds stars Richard Burton as the narrator-protagonist, Justin Hayward (of The Moody Blues), Phil Lynott, Julie Covington, David Essex and Chris Thompson. For other persons named Richard Burton, see Richard Burton (disambiguation). ... For other persons named Hayward, see Hayward (disambiguation). ... The Moody Blues are a British rock band originally from Birmingham, England. ... Philip Parris Lynott (20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Half Irish Blood Half Brazilian who was Born, Raised and Died in England singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter, who first came to prominence as the frontman of Thin Lizzy. ... Julie Covington (born September 11, 1947) is an English singer and actress best known for recording the original version of Dont Cry For Me Argentina. Covingtons break came in 1967 when, whilst still a student at Homerton College, Cambridge, she was invited to sing on David Frosts... David Essex OBE (born David Albert Cook, 23 July 1947, in Plaistow, East London (now Greater London), [2] is an English actor and singer, who has enjoyed a varied show business career. ...


"Forever Autumn", "The Eve of the War", "Thunder Child", and "The Spirit of Man" are the most recognised individual songs on the album. "Forever Autumn" was a UK Top 5 single, sung by Justin Hayward. The album itself spent 290 weeks in the UK album charts. It was in the top 10 in 22 countries and reached #1 in 11 countries. For other persons named Hayward, see Hayward (disambiguation). ...


Most of the lyrics on the album were written by former Elton John lyricist Gary Osborne. The album was recorded on 48 tracks. Sir Elton Hercules[1] John CBE[2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is a five-time Grammy and one-time Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist. ... Gary Osborne is a singer and songwriter (most notably a lyricist) from the United Kingdom. ...


The repetition of "Ulla!", the cry made by the Martians, and certain musical refrains throughout the musical act as leitmotifs. In The War of the Worlds, H.G. Wells describes the Martians as octopus-like creatures; the body consists of only a head with eyes, v-shaped lipless beak-like mouth, and two brunches with a total of 16 tentacles. ... A leitmotif (pronounced ) (also leitmotiv; lit. ...


The official album comes with several paintings by Peter Goodfellow, Geoff Taylor and Michael Trim that help to illustrate the story from beginning to end. Geoff Taylor. ... Michael Trim is an artist most famous for illustrating the cover of Jeff Waynes Musical Version of The War of the Worlds, which depicts a Martian tripod striking down the heroic Thunder Child. ...


Despite being a self-contained progressive rock album in its own right, rather than an accompaniment to a film or show, the album is frequently and erroneously to be found in the "Soundtracks" section of record shops. For the Swedish political music movement, see progg. ...


Other versions of the album

To promote the 1978 release, an abridged album containing "Radio edits" was distributed to radio stations. Special intros and endings had to be added to certain tracks because they simply weren't written with radio in mind. The "air play" album turned out so well that in 1981 CBS decided to release it commercially under the unwieldy title Highlights from Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds. Highlights from Jeff Waynes Musical Version of The War of the Worlds is a compilation album by Jeff Wayne. ...


Two Spanish versions of the album were released in 1978, one featuring Anthony Quinn in the role of the journalist. A German version was released in 1980 with Curd Jürgens taking the part of the journalist. For other people named Anthony Quinn see Anthony Quinn (disambiguation) Anthony Quinn (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001) was a two-time Academy Award-winning Mexican/American actor, as well as a painter and writer. ... Jürgens in a scene from Der Kommissar (1973) Curd Jürgens (December 13, 1915 - June 18, 1982) was a German stage and motion-picture actor. ...


A 1989 version of "The Eve of the War" remixed by Ben Liebrand reached number 3 in the UK singles chart. A 1995 special edition of the album featured additional remixes of some tracks and additional conceptual art. This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ...


In 2000, a collection of remixes of tracks from the original album - including several used in the 1998 computer game - were released on a double CD titled The War of the Worlds: ULLAdubULLA The Remix Album. While most of the contributors are relatively unknown, the album includes two versions of a remix of "Dead London" by Apollo Four Forty. A remix is an alternative version of a song, different from the original version. ... Apollo 440 is a British musical band formed in 1990 in Liverpool by brothers Trevor and Howard Gray with fellow Liverpudlian Noko. ...


On 23 June 2005 the original album was re-released in two forms: one in a remastered 2-disc Hybrid Multichannel Super Audio CD set; another in a 7-disc "Collector's Edition" featuring many bonuses such as various remixes, outtakes, and the actors reading from the unabridged script as well as the seventh disc being a DVD showing the making of the album, produced by Phoenix Film & Television Productions. is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Super Audio CD (SACD) is a read-only optical audio disc format aimed at providing much higher fidelity digital audio reproduction than the Red Book audio CD. Introduced in 2000, it was developed by Sony and Philips Electronics, the same companies that created the Compact Disc. ... DVD (also known as Digital Versatile Disc or Digital Video Disc - see Etymology) is a popular optical disc storage media format. ...


Whilst the original ULLAdubULLA album had a very limited run and has since gone out of print, following the huge success of the 2005 re-release of the original album, ULLAdubULLA II was released on 17 April 2006. This single CD release was largely made of tracks from the original remix album, with some additional new remixes by Tom Middleton and DJ Keltech, and hip-hop versions of two tracks by DJ Zube. Middleton's remixes of "The Eve of the War" were also released on CD and vinyl. is the 107th day of the year (108th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Tom Middleton is a British music producer and remixer. ... Turntablist/DJ/producer aka Lloyd Morgan Born Cardiff, South Wales, UK.11974 most famous for his drum&bass and DJ scratch Videos darth Vader,war of the worlds etc. ... A gramophone record, (also phonograph record - often simply record) is an analog sound recording medium: a flat disc rotating at a constant angular velocity, with inscribed spiral grooves in which a stylus or needle rides. ...


Beyond the album

Video Game

In 1984 CRL Group PLC released Jeff Wayne's Video Game Version of The War of the Worlds for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum home computer. It was also released in Germany as Jeff Wayne's Video Version von Der Krieg der Welten. CRL Group PLC is a defunct brittish video game company. ... Sinclair Research Ltd was a home computer company founded by Clive Sinclair in Cambridge, England. ... The ZX Spectrum is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd. ... This article is primarily about a certain class of Personal computers from the late 1970s to mid 1980s, see Domotics or Home servers for home computers used in home automation. ...


Computer Game

A 1998 computer game version, Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds, was created by Rage Software. Jeff Wayne produced the musical arrangements for the game, consisting of 45 minutes of material re-scored and remixed in a newer electronica style with techno beats. The game's artwork was based on the illustrations found throughout the original album booklet, and some of Burton's dialogue as the journalist is used in the opening scenes. Jeff Waynes The War of the Worlds is a Real-time strategy game developed by Rage Software Limited and released in 1998. ... Rage Software Limited, also known as Rage Games Limited, formed in 1992, was one of the foremost British video game development companies. ... A remix is an alternative version of a song, different from the original version. ... Electronica refers to a wide range of contemporary electronic music designed for a wide range of uses, including foreground listening, some forms of dancing, and background music for other activities; but unlike electronic dance music, is not specifically focused on the dance floor. ... For the comic book character previously known as Techno, see Fixer (comics). ...


Animated Version

In late 2004 the ULLAdubULLA II production had been commissioned for an animated CGI film version set for a 2007 release, although as of 2008, the film is still in its production stages. Test footage of some of the Martian machines has been released to War of the Worlds online.[1] Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The bouncing ball animation (below) consists of these 6 frames. ... Computer-generated imagery[1] (also known as CGI) is the application of the field of computer graphics or, more specifically, 3D computer graphics to special effects in films, television programs, commercials, simulators and simulation generally, and printed media. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ...


Live Tour

A live tour, based on the album, took place in the UK and Ireland in April 2006. A 'virtual' Richard Burton (a projected image of a picture of a young Richard Burton with a super-imposed actor's mouth and jaw lip synched to the original Burton recordings) performed as The Journalist, and Justin Hayward as The Sung Thoughts of The Journalist and Chris Thompson as The Voice Of Humanity. Also from the original recording were Chris Spedding playing lead guitar and Herbie Flowers playing bass guitar. Other guest artists who appeared were Alexis James as The Artilleryman, Russell Watson as Parson Nathaniel and Tara Blaise as Beth. Daniel Boys (known from BBC's Any Dream Will Do, is understudy for all the roles, sung by man. A model Fighting Machine featured on stage. Also presented was a short animated 'prequel' to the story in the style of the upcoming feature-length film detailing the Martians' ecological destruction of their own world and their preparations to invade Earth, and including a short remix of "The Red Weed". The show was produced by Damian Collier and Jeff Wayne, who also conducted the 48-piece ULLAdubULLA Strings and 10-piece Black Smoke Band. For other persons named Richard Burton, see Richard Burton (disambiguation). ... Lip synchronization is the synchronization of audio signals (sometimes with corresponding video signals) so that there is no noticeable lack of simultaneity between them. ... For other persons named Hayward, see Hayward (disambiguation). ... Link title:This article is about the English singer. ... Christopher John Spedding (born June 17, 1944) is an English rock and roll and jazz guitarist best known for his session work. ... Herbie Flowers is an English studio musician specialising in bass guitar, double-bass and tuba, who came to prominence as the bass player with David Bowie and Elton John, and then later Lou Reed. ... Russell Watson (born 24 November 1966 is an English tenor who has released singles and albums of both operatic-style and pop songs. ... Tara Blaise is a female pop folk rock singer from Ireland. ... Daniel Boys (born 26 March 1979 in Greenwich, London[1]) is a British musical theatre actor, best known for his popular appearance in the BBC series Any Dream Will Do in 2007. ... Damian Collier is a producer for film, TV, music and stage[1] // Collier has produced both independently (through his Damian Collier Entertainment vehicle) and with major film studios such as Paramount Pictures, Fox, and Universal Pictures, and major record labels including Sony BMG, EMI, Universal Music and Sony/ATV Music...


The live show toured Australia & New Zealand in 2007, with dates in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane & Auckland. The Australian tour featured Australian Idol runner-up Shannon Noll as Parson Nathaniel, actress Rachael Beck as Beth and Michael Falzon as the Artilleryman, alongside Justin Hayward and Chris Thompson from the original cast.[2] A further UK live tour took place in December 2007 with Justin Hayward, Chris Thompson, Alexis James, John Payne as Parson, and Sinéad Quinn as Beth. Australian Idol is a Logie Award-winning Australian singing competition, which began its first season on July 27, 2003. ... Shannon Noll (born 16 September 1975) is an Australian singer-songwriter. ... Rachael Beck (born 9 February 1971 in Sydney, Australia) is an Australian stage and television actress. ... Michael Falzon (born on 16 November 1961 in Sliema Malta) is the Deputy Leader (Party Affairs) of the Malta Labour Party and a candidate for the second (Vittoriosa, Senglea, Cospicua, Zabbar, Kalkara and Xgħajra) and tenth electoral (Gzira, Pembroke, Sliema and St. ... For other persons named Hayward, see Hayward (disambiguation). ... Link title:This article is about the English singer. ... John Payne is currently the lead singer of Asia_(band). ... Sinéad Quinn (Irish: Sinéad Ní Chuinn) (born March 24, 1980 at Irvinestown, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland) was a contestant in the first series of the UK BBC TV series Fame Academy in 2002. ...


DVD

A 2 Disc DVD Special Edition of the 2006 Wembley Arena, London show was released November 6, 2006 by Universal. Disc 1 contains the live show and Disc 2 contains extras and a documentary of the making of the live show. It is titled Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds - Live on Stage.


Track listing

All dialogue written by Doreen and Jerry Wayne, based upon H.G. Wells's original text. Music and lyrics by Jeff Wayne except as noted.


LP

Side A

  1. "The Eve of the War" – 9:06
  2. "Horsell Common and the Heat Ray" – 11:36

Side B

  1. "The Artilleryman and the Fighting Machine" – 10:36
  2. "Forever Autumn" – 7:43 (Wayne, Vigrass, Osborne)
  3. "Thunder Child" – 6:10 (Wayne, Osborne)

Side C

  1. "The Red Weed (Part 1)" – 5:55
  2. "Parson Nathaniel" – 1:55
  3. "The Spirit of Man" – 9:46 (Wayne, Osborne)
  4. "The Red Weed (Part 2)" – 6:51

Side D

  1. "Brave New World" – 12:13 (Wayne, Osborne)
  2. "Dead London" – 8:37
  3. "Epilogue (Part 1)" – 2:42
  4. "Epilogue (Part 2) (NASA)" – 2:02

Compact disc

Same as LP, reorganised as a double CD. Original CD release date October 25, 1990: A gramophone record, (also phonograph record - often simply record) is an analog sound recording medium: a flat disc rotating at a constant angular velocity, with inscribed spiral grooves in which a stylus or needle rides. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ...


Disc one

  1. "The Eve of the War" – 9:07 (Wayne)
  2. "Horsell Common and the Heat Ray" – 11:35 (Wayne)
  3. "The Artilleryman and the Fighting Machine" – 10:27 (Wayne)
  4. "Forever Autumn" – 7:55 (Wayne, Vigrass, Osborne)
  5. "Thunder Child" – 6:03 (Wayne, Osborne)

Disc two

  1. "The Red Weed (Part 1)" – 5:51
  2. "The Spirit of Man" – 11:45 (Wayne, Osborne) [the LP's tracks "Parson Nathaniel" and "The Spirit of Man" indexed as one track]
  3. "The Red Weed (Part 2)" – 6:19
  4. "Brave New World" – 12:36 (Wayne, Osborne)
  5. "Dead London" – 8:36
  6. "Epilogue (Part 1)" – 2:42
  7. "Epilogue (Part 2) (NASA)" – 2:01


When bought through iTunes the lay-out is slightly different: This article is about the iTunes application. ...


iTunes disc 1

  1. The Eve of the War - 9:09
  2. Horsell Common and the Heat Ray - 11:35
  3. The Artilleryman and the Fighting Machine - 10:36
  4. Forever Autumn - 7:41
  5. Thunder Child - 6:16

iTunes disc 2

  1. The Red Weed (Part 1) - 5:55
  2. The Spirit of Man - 11:37 (tracks Parson Nathaniel and The Spirit of Man are combined)
  3. The Red Weed (Part 2) - 5:24
  4. The Artilleryman Returns - 1:27 (on physical CD, this is a part of The Red Weed (Part 2))
  5. Brave New World - 12:14
  6. Dead London - 8:35
  7. Epilogue (Part 1) - 2:30
  8. Epilogue (Part 2)(NASA) - 1:50

Additional artists

For other persons named Richard Burton, see Richard Burton (disambiguation). ... Spoken word is a form of music or artistic performance in which lyrics, poetry, or stories are spoken rather than sung. ... David Essex OBE (born David Albert Cook, 23 July 1947, in Plaistow, East London (now Greater London), [2] is an English actor and singer, who has enjoyed a varied show business career. ... Harry Belafonte singing, photograph by C. van Vechten Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, which is often contrasted with speech. ... Philip Parris Lynott (20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Half Irish Blood Half Brazilian who was Born, Raised and Died in England singer, instrumentalist, and songwriter, who first came to prominence as the frontman of Thin Lizzy. ... A parson is a member of the Protestant clergy. ... Julie Covington (born September 11, 1947) is an English singer and actress best known for recording the original version of Dont Cry For Me Argentina. Covingtons break came in 1967 when, whilst still a student at Homerton College, Cambridge, she was invited to sing on David Frosts... For other persons named Hayward, see Hayward (disambiguation). ... Link title:This article is about the English singer. ... Ken Freeman is a musician from Boston Massachusetts. ... Christopher John Spedding (born June 17, 1944) is an English rock and roll and jazz guitarist best known for his session work. ... For other uses, see Guitar (disambiguation). ... George Fenton George Fenton (born October 19, 1950) is a British composer best known for his work writing film scores and music for television, although he also writes music for the theatre. ... Santur Woman playing the santur in a painting from the Hasht-Behesht Palace in Isfahan Iran, 1669 The santur (سنتور – also santūr, santour, santoor) is a hammered dulcimer of Iran. ... Concert zither The zither is a musical string instrument, mainly used in folk music, most commonly in German-speaking Alpine Europe. ... Iranian Tar Woman playing the tar in a painting from the Hasht-Behesht Palace in Isfahan Iran, 1669 Iranian Tar The tar is a long-necked, waisted lute found in Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia and other areas near the Caucasus region. ... Herbie Flowers is an English studio musician specialising in bass guitar, double-bass and tuba, who came to prominence as the bass player with David Bowie and Elton John, and then later Lou Reed. ... A sunburst-colored Fender Precision Bass The electric bass guitar (or electric bass[1][2]; pronounced , as in base) is a bass stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. ... For other kinds of drums, see drum (disambiguation). ... Roy Jones Jr. ... Ray Cooper Ray Cooper (born August 19, 1942 in Watford, Hertfordshire) is an English musician. ... Percussion redirects here. ... Gary Osborne is a singer and songwriter (most notably a lyricist) from the United Kingdom. ... A backup vocalist or background singer (or, especially in the U.S., backup singer or sometimes background singer) is a singer who sings in harmony with the lead vocalist, other backing vocalists, or alone but not singing the lead. ...

See also

Jeff Waynes The War of the Worlds is a Real-time strategy game developed by Rage Software Limited and released in 1998. ...

References

  1. ^ War of the Worlds Online
  2. ^ Showbiz.com.au

External links

  • Official site
  • Mike Trim Art
  • Jeff Wayne's War Of The Worlds review (album and DVD) at War Of The Worlds Invasion website
  • Electric Sky - 'Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds Live - A Journal'
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Combatants United Kingdom Martians Commanders unknown unknown Strength 115 Artillery Batteries 7 fighting-machines Casualties Total loss of materiel, heavy civilian and military casualties no fighting-machines lost In H. G. Wells fictional classic, The War of the Worlds, London fell to the Martian invaders. ... Combatants United Kingdom Martians Commanders unknown † none Strength 1 ironclad torpedo ram, Thunder Child 3 fighting-machines, Casualties Thunder Child lost 2 fighting-machines lost, fate of third unknown HMS Thunder Child is the fictional ironclad torpedo ram of the Royal Navy destroyed by Martian fighting-machines in H. G... In The War of the Worlds, H.G. Wells describes the Martians as octopus-like creatures; the body consists of only a head with eyes, v-shaped lipless beak-like mouth, and two brunches with a total of 16 tentacles. ... The term Black Smoke is also sometimes used to refer to The Monster from the television series Lost. ... 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